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Address: Northern Aruba, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
Activities: Walking
Description: One of Aruba's most famous landmarks, the California lighthouse is known...
One of Aruba's most famous landmarks, the California lighthouse is known for its spectacular views of the island.
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An easy driving tour

We drove around the lighthouse when touring the beach. It wasn't very well maintained and a little disappointing. Nothing much to see.

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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Arvada, CO
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Arvada, CO
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13 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

We drove around the lighthouse when touring the beach. It wasn't very well maintained and a little disappointing. Nothing much to see.

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Naperville, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

We went there , drank the most delicious fresh coconut water ($3 each ) , clicked some pictures and left . the view of the ocean is very beautiful . One of my Friend who lives there said that it was more for adults to come up here at night and drink in the restaurant .

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springfield
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

The Lighthouse is closed,delapidated and generaly like a old building ready to be pulled down. Its at one end of the island next to a track that runs from the West coast around the tip and up to the west coast. You pass it on the way.

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Nice views of the city and ocean. Not much to do other than that. Take a jeep, so that you can experience off terrain in the north shore!

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Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

The drive there was pleasant in our rental car. The lighthouse itself is interesting due to the history. It is currently closed while being refurbished. The views were vast. This is a 1/2 hour max activity on a hot day.

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Goffstown, New Hampshire
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

The views are wonderful but it would of been nice to go up into the lighthouse and see the views from within. Our Aruba Segway Tour Guide claims that they are trying to get the funds to do this. For now you can see the structure & the wonderful views from where the California Lighthouse sets

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st augustine, United States
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Great pit stop with the most amazing views! You can't go inside of the lighthouse yet but it is being renovated. There is a food truck at the lighthouse making delicious smoothies, coconut was amazing!

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Steeler Country
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Everyone goes here for the view. Nothing exceptional about the food, average at best. It had started to rain while we were there and had to relocate our table under the roof which lead to confusion as to who was to service our table. Also there was a large party seated in the middle of the dining area and they... More 

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Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We rented a jeep and took a tour of the island on our own. Easy to navigate the island and the lighthouse was simple to find. Very pretty.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I wanted to see the Lighthouse again. It has aged even more. It wasn't open to go in or up but it is still a landmark: tall and stately. It needs maintenance: painting, etc. This is a scenic spot on the N. end of the island on the top of a hill. GREAT views in every direction. There is an... More 

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Address: Northern Aruba, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Palm - Eagle Beach

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